Appropriate for the season...I've been watching Face Off on demand through the SyFy Channel.
It's really cool. I think I'd be good at it. I've already looked up armor techniques, foam sculpture and resin molds since watching this show.
The premise is, a bunch of aspiring make up, theatrical types trying to be the best. Each week, they have a challenge.
One of my favorite challenges was the Pirate Challenge. They were given an individual term to focus their pirate upon. This face was incredible:
Although this next picture doesn't do the makeup justice, it won first place. The black spikes are sea urchin coming out of her body.
Very cool. Here is a video of the actors morphing into their new creature. This episode was disproportionate creatures.
Additional Morph videos can be found here.
Off to see what Phoenix offers in theatrical makeup...